New Mexico

New Mexico

New Mexico Lawmakers Pass Cannabis Legalization in Special Session

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham called a special session to “get it done” after a cannabis legalization bill, which passed in the House, stalled in the Senate.

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New Mexico Governor Calls Rare Special Session “To Get Cannabis Done”

Lawmakers were unable to pass an adult use bill by the end of the session on Saturday. The special session is expected to begin on March 31.

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Cannabis Legalization Advances in New Mexico

Adult use proposals have been introduced in both the House and the Senate. On Monday, a House committee tabled one bill while advancing another that is more focused on equity.

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Lawmakers Look to Next Year as New Mexico Cannabis Legalization Push Hits a Wall

Despite vocal support from the governor, a Senate committee has tabled the Cannabis Regulation Act.

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New Mexico Governor Says the State Is “Ready” for Cannabis Legalization

During her 2020 State of the State address, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham hailed legal cannabis as an economic opportunity for the state.

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New Mexico Takes Major Step Toward Legal Cannabis

Governor's working group dives into the possibility of state-run stores, and public safety.